A month after the TMC stormed again to energy for a 3rd successive time period in West Bengal, social gathering MP Abhishek Banerjee, nephew of Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, was named its nationwide normal secretary, the de facto No. 2 in the social gathering.
The choice to nominate Abhishek Banerjee, MP from Diamond Harbour, to the important thing TMC publish was taken Saturday at a digital assembly of the working committee, chaired by Mamata Banerjee. It was attended by all social gathering MLAs elected to the brand new Meeting. Additionally current was political strategist Prashant Kishor.
Following the assembly, Partha Chatterjee, TMC secretary normal, stated: “The social gathering has at the moment endorsed the one-person-one-post coverage.” According to this coverage, Abhishek Banerjee resigned as president of the social gathering youth wing to turn into the nationwide normal secretary.
Actress-turned-politician Saayoni Ghosh has changed him because the youth wing chief. She contested from Asansol South constituency in the Meeting elections, however misplaced. Raj Chakraborty, additionally an actor-turned-politician who was elected MLA from Barrackpore, is the brand new chief of the social gathering cultural cell.
TMC MP Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar has been appointed president of the social gathering’s Mahila Morcha, whereas MP Dola Sen is now nationwide president of the Indian Nationwide Trinamool Commerce Union Congress (INTTUC). The INTTUC state president is Ritabrata Banerjee, previously of the CPM.
TMC veteran Purnendu Bose has been made president of the social gathering’s farmer wing whereas spokesperson Kunal Ghosh has been made state normal secretary.
On the elevation of Abhishek Banerjee because the nationwide normal secretary, a senior social gathering chief stated: “Abhishek is nearly the second-in-command in the TMC. He’ll oversee the organisation work, particularly district organisation, in the close to future.”
On the assembly, the TMC didn’t take a name on whether or not to just accept again into the fold the leaders who had abandoned the social gathering earlier than the Meeting elections and now wish to return.
“Mamata will determine this matter. She could kind a committee to take a last name on this,” Partha Chatterjee stated.
Mamata Banerjee, in the meantime, advised social gathering leaders that they need to be cautious whereas making statements on social media platforms like Fb and Twitter.